Pharmacy resources


Providence Health Plan provides a comprehensive prescription drug formulary designed to promote safe, effective and affordable drug therapy.

Tips to help you save when you need a prescription

  • Choose generics when possible.
  • Use a participating retail pharmacy; refer to the online provider directory to find one near you.
  • Fill medication taken on a regular, recurring basis for a chronic or long-term health condition (i.e., “maintenance medication”) at a preferred retail pharmacy or mail-order pharmacy. You can purchase up to a 90-day supply.
  • Have certain medications prior-authorized.

Participating pharmacies

As a member, you have access to more than 34,000 participating pharmacies, including retail, preferred retail, mail-order and specialty. Learn more ›

Pharmacy FAQ

Get answers to frequently asked questions about the formulary, prior authorization, and specialty and generic medications.